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Nancy Fraser “From Crisis to Transformation”

Nancy Fraser will present a lecture at Freie Universität tonight called “From Crisis to Transformation: Pathways of Emancipatory Struggle,” which traverses our contemporary capitalist crisis, forms of domination, and possible emancipatory resistances. Advertisements

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Lecture by Alejandro Aravena

A lecture by Alejandro Aravena from ELEMENTAL at TU Berlin. Information on this series here. October 25, 2012 – 7 pm TU Architekturgebäude, Room 151 Straße des. 17. Juni 152 / 10623 Berlin

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Screening: “Reclaiming the City”

We will show the documentary “Reclaiming the City” this Thursday night as a follow up to the class The City and the Political II. “Reclaiming the City,” by Stefan Rusu, is “an investigative documentary and a quest through dramatic socio-economic restructuring processes, … Continue reading

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CfP/Conference: Research Transformation — Transforming Research

Tagung der Rosa-Luxemburgstiftung zu emanzipatorischen Perspektiven auf Protest, Widerstand und Subjekte – 17./18. Novem­ber 2012 in Berlin  * English below Die Bewe­gun­gen der letz­ten Jahre habe neue Fra­gen auf­ge­wor­fen: Occupy, Indi­gna­dos, der ara­bi­sche Früh­ling: sie schie­nen aus dem nichts zu kom­men, … Continue reading

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City Walk: Berlin’s Property Politics + Green Archipelago

Find more information about the exhibition and its supporting program here. City walk Right to the City– Berlin’s Property Politics with Dr. Franz Schulz (Borough Major Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg), Arno Brandlhuber, Stadtinitiativen Berlin Friday, October 12, 2012, 4 pm KOW, Brunnenstr. 9 10119 … Continue reading

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Greetings from Berlin and Elsewhere!

Greetings from Berlin and Elsewhere!

“Dear new Berliners and short term visitors (tourists),

we invite you to join us in our struggle against the exploding rents here in Berlin …

… our rent is rising rapidly and a lot of people are being displaced…

… We invite you to join us in our upcoming demonstrations…”

http://kottiundco.wordpress.com/

http://gentrificationblog.wordpress.com/2012/08/16/berlin-tourismus-tourismuskritik-und-kritik-an-der-tourismuskritik/

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Conference: Space, Geometry and the Imagination

Conference: Space, Geometry and the Imagination

Conference in Berlin on 27-29 August 2012 called “Space, Geometry and the Imagination: From Antiquity to the Modern Age” at the Max Plank Institute for the History of Science – Boltzmannstraße 22.

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Film Screening of RECLAIMING THE CITY

We’re going to be screening the film RECLAIMING THE CITY by Stefan Rusu on August 10th, at 20.00, at Altes Finanzamt, Schönstedtstraße 7, in Neukölln… The film is “an investigative documentary and a quest through dramatic socio-economic restructuring processes, the physical transformation of the city of … Continue reading

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13th class — reflecting on The City and the Political

The 13th class will be on June 18, 2012, 20:00, at Altez Finanzamt, Schönstedtstraße 7, in Neukölln. We will reflect upon the texts, projects, and the future or end of the class. Also, we can also discuss the reflection by the three organizers on the … Continue reading

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8th class on Pier Vittorio Aureli’s lecture and essay

The 8th class will be on April 16, 2012, 20:00, at Altez Finanzamt, Schönstedtstraße 7, in Neukölln. We welcome everybody to join our discussion on Pier Vittorio Aureli’s lecture at min2max: “The Monumentality of the Social” and his essay with Martino Tattara “Stop City.”

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